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Sierra Club Pennsylvania Celebrates New EPA Soot Standards

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its long-awaited National Ambient Air Quality Standards for particulate matter (PM2.5) -- commonly known as soot -- which…

Sierra Club PA Applauds Biden Administration For Pause On New LNG Export Approvals

PENNSYLVANIA --  Today, the Department of Energy (DOE) announced that it will halt approvals of new liquefied fracked gas exports (LNG) while the agency reviews its criteria for determining if an…

Sierra Club: Gov. Hochul Must Prioritize Environmental Health, Climate in FY 2025 State Budget

ALBANY, NY -- Today, Governor Kathy Hochul announced her $233 billion FY 2025 budget, which includes a $400 million Environmental Protection Fund, a $250 million clean water infrastructure commitment…

NY Public Service Commission Declines To Approve National Fuel Gas 20-Year Plan, Defers Ruling on Many Critical Issues

ALBANY, NY -- Today, the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) declined to approve the 20-year long-term gas plan from National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation of Western New York (NFG),…

Sierra Club PA Applauds New EPA Methane Rule

Washington, DC --  Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its final Clean Air Act protections against methane and other harmful pollution from the oil and gas industry, a major…

Sierra Club Joins Allies To Appeal PA Court’s Ruling on RGGI

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Today, the Sierra Club Pennsylvania Chapter joined with PennFuture, Clean Air Council, and Environmental Defense Fund to file appeals to the Commonwealth Court’s ruling earlier…

Delaware Becomes 12th State to Adopt Clean Car Standards to Improve Public Health, Address Climate Change

Dover, DE – Delaware has joined eleven other states that have adopted the Advanced Clean Cars II (ACC II) rule to become a leader in clean transportation. Regulators announced today that Delaware…

Sierra Club Praises Gov. Shapiro for Appeal of RGGI Rule

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Today, Governor Shapiro announced that he will be appealing a recent lower court decision that blocked the Commonwealth’s participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (…

ADVISORY: Premiere Screening of Philadelphia Building Justice Documentary

PHILADELPHIA -- This Wednesday, please join us for the premiere of the documentary, “What Needs To Be Done: Six Stories Of Built To Last,” which showcases the interviews of six Hunting Park…

Sierra Club Applauds Gov. Shapiro’s Directive To Rein In Fracking Industry

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Today, Governor Shapiro announced that he is directing the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to begin formal rulemaking processes to start to rein in the hazardous and…